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The Paygo law was meant to be painful: The cuts would target specific programs, including Medicare, price supports for farmers, a fund for crime victims and subsidies for affordable housing, Hoagland said.
Much of that goes toward price supports for wheat and rice, but a growing share is going to land consolidation, mechanization, and research and development to improve productivity.
For more than 30 years, the federal government has guaranteed U.S. sugar beet and sugar cane producers a minimum price for their product through a system of price support loans, quotas and buy-backs.
Agricultural price supports are a typical example
The Agricultural Adjustment Act, for instance, offered farmers price support for their crops, which Orange County growers accepted.
The first price supports to go were for soybeans and cotton on a trial basis in 2014.
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